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SLI 2005 No. 30 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend Part 6 of the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Regulations 1994 (National Standards Regulations) to implement the new Approved Criteria for Classifying Hazardous Substances in the Commonwealth jurisdiction.
Administered by: DEWR
Registered 11 Mar 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR15-Mar-2005
Tabled Senate15-Mar-2005
Date of repeal 01 Jan 2012
Repealed by Other
Repealing Comments Enabling legislation repealed by Work Health and Safety (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2011 (Act No. 146 of 2011)

Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2005 No. 30

I, PHILIP MICHAEL JEFFERY, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Act 1991.

Dated 10 March 2005

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

KEVIN ANDREWS


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Regulations 1994

                Schedule 1 amends the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Regulations 1994.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Regulation 6.01, notes

substitute

Note   Hazardous substance is defined in regulation 6.03.

[2]           Regulation 6.03, definition of hazardous substance, paragraph (a)

substitute

                (a)    that is described in the Hazardous Substances Information System, as in force on 10 March 2005; or

Note   The Hazardous Substances Information System is available online at http://www.nohsc.gov.au/applications/hsis.

[3]           Paragraph 6.04 (1) (a)

substitute

                (a)    whether the substance is included in the Hazardous Substances Information System, as in force on 10 March 2005; and

Note   The Hazardous Substances Information System is available online at http://www.nohsc.gov.au/applications/hsis.

[4]           Subregulation 6.04 (1A)

omit

List of Designated Hazardous Substances [NOHSC:10005 (1999)].

insert

Hazardous Substances Information System, as in force on 10 March 2005.

[5]           Amendments relating to Approved Criteria for Classifying Hazardous Substances

                The following provisions are amended by omitting ‘[NOHSC:1008 (1999)]’ and inserting ‘[NOHSC:1008 (2004) 3rd edition]’:

                  ·    regulation 6.03, definition of hazardous substance, paragraph (b)

                  ·    regulation 6.03, definition of risk phrase, paragraph (b)

                  ·    regulation 6.03, definition of safety phrase, paragraph (b)

                  ·    regulation 6.03, definition of type I ingredient, subparagraph (a) (i)

                  ·    regulation 6.03, definition of type I ingredient, paragraph (b)

                  ·    regulation 6.03, definition of type II ingredient, paragraph (a)

                  ·    paragraph 6.04 (1) (b)

                  ·    subregulation 6.04 (1B).


Note

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